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SOL Printable Handouts
the Review Packet
This is a MUST DO - practice real SOL questions released from the VA Department of Education! Instant feedback for all questions - Good Luck!
Interactive Presidential Timeline; Highlights and external links in a chronology of administrations, including a brief video for each president!
SOL Review Materials:
A great SOL review page with excellent review games!
Online Core Content Pages:
These are lesson pages used during online summer school - again, feel free to download or link to anything on these pages EXCEPT please do not download the textbooks documents (copyrights and all).
SOL Video Lectures: Here is a link to a reference page that has downloadable video lectures for EACH of the SOLs. They are referenced by topic and number - and are based on the 2008 standards. These are meant to be very basic - and they do run a little dry. Perhaps they will be of some use to you!
SOL Knowledge Maps; These are based on the 2001 curriculum framework, but still may be useful
Notes & Presentations:
Each of these is in PDF format - If you want the Power Points, they will be available on SchoolSpace.
VUS.3; Colonies Develop
VUS.4a; Ideologies of Revolution
VUS.4b; Declaration of Independence
VUS.4c; Events Leading to the Revolution
VUS.4d; Colonial Victory!
VUS.5a; Articles of Confederation
VUS.5b; Government through Compromise
VUS.5c; The Bill of Rights
VUS.5d; Struggle for Ratification
VUS.5e; The Role of John Marshall
VUS.6a; Early National Period
VUS.6d; Age of Jackson
VUS.6e; Sectionalism and Conflict
VUS.7a; Causes of the Civil War
VUS.7b; Major Events and Leaders of the Civil War
VUS.7c; Emancipation Proclamation and Gettysburg Address
VUS.7e; Impact of the Civil War
VUS.7f; Postwar Contributions
VUS.8a; Cowboys and Immigrants
VUS.8c; Jim Crow Era
VUS.8d; The Progressive Movement
VUS.9b; World War 1
VUS.10a; Pop Culture of the 20's and 30's
VUS.10b; The Crash!
VUS.10c; Causes and Impact of the Great Depression
VUS.10d; The New Deal
VUS.11a; World War 2 Erupts
VUS.11b; America at War
VUS.11c; Minority Contribution to War
VUS.11d; Prisoners of War
VUS.11e; The Holocaust
VUS.12a-b; American Mobilization
VUS.12d; Media and Propaganda
VUS.13a; Postwar Outcomes
VUS.13b; Vietnam War
VUS.13b; Cold War at Home
VUS.13c; American Sacrifice
VUS.13d; Collapse of Soviet Union
VUS.13e; Post-Cold War Policies
VUS.14a; Brown v. Board and its Impact
VUS.14b; Civil Rights Movement
VUS.15a; Role of the Supreme Court in Modern America
VUS.15b; Changing Patterns of Immigration
VUS.15c; Science and Technology
VUS.15d; The "Reagan Revolution"
VUS.15e; The Government and the Economy
VUS.15f; U.S. Facing Terrorism
Web Quests and
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